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Meaning of BETWIXT

Pronunciation:  bi'twikst

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adv]  in the interval; "dancing all the dances with little rest between"
 

BETWIXT is a 7 letter word that starts with B.

 

 Synonyms: between
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Be*twixt"\, prep. [OE. betwix, bitwix, rarely bitwixt,
AS. betweox, betweohs, betweoh, betw[=i]h; pref. be- by + a
form fr. AS. tw[=a] two. See {Between}.]
1. In the space which separates; between.

         From betwixt two aged oaks.           --Milton.

2. From one to another of; mutually affecting.

         There was some speech of marriage Betwixt myself and
         her.                                  --Shak.

{Betwixt and between}, in a midway position; so-so; neither
   one thing nor the other. [Colloq.]

 

 

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